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PHP Command Line Parser: Invoke functions to process command-line arguments

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This package can invoke functions to process command-line arguments.

It can take as a parameter the $argv array passed to PHP as the array of command line arguments and an array that defines options on how to process those arguments.

The package can process the arguments by invoking a callback function that applications pass to process the command line argument values.

It can also call a given callback function to process when all arguments are processed and when no arguments are passed to the package.

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PHP can start running scripts from the command line console shell using the PHP CLI version.

Those scripts may take arguments passed by the users in front of the PHP script name.

PHP can create an array of arguments to make it easier for the scripts to process the parameters.

This package simplifies the processing of arguments by providing a means to call given functions to help developers process each type of argument separately.

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Example

<?php
/* License: OSL-3.0
   To be launched in shell environment
   php Example1.php
*/

require 'vendor/autoload.php';
use
Siims\clp\clp;

$options = [
   
"actions" => [
       
"h|help" => "displayHelp",
       
"hello" => "callHello"
   
],
   
"flags" => [
       
"try-run","verbose","debug"
   
],
   
"values" => [
       
"hello" => "world"
   
],
   
"events" => [
       
"onAfterProcess" => "parsingCommandLineFinished",
       
"onNoOptions" => "displayHelp"
   
]
    ];

$hello = new clp($argv,$options);

function
displayHelp() {
    global
$argv;
    echo
"$argv[0] hello=\"your_name\" | --h | -help | verbose | debug\n";
}

function
parsingCommandLineFinished($config) {
    echo
"Finished parsing command line.\n";
   
print_r($config);
}

function
callHello($config,$method) {
    echo
"Hello {$config["values"]["hello"]}\n";
    echo
"Implemented by $method\n";
}


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